Web3 Accelerator Program: Global
Elevate your Web3 startup to the next level, transform your business and discover your potential.
Startup Wise Guys Web3 acceleration program will provide an optimized approach that delivers tailored guidance and support from world-class mentors and experts. Our accelerator program will help you navigate the bumps in the company-building road, revolutionize your go-to-market strategy and encourage you to bring your A game.
As a Web3 founder, we know you’re passionate about the decentralized future you’re building. That’s why our Web3 Accelerator Program provides access to a constantly expanding network of like-minded founders, practitioners, and investors who share your vision. By joining our program, you’ll have the opportunity to form value-driven partnerships with people who understand the importance of Web3 and the role it will play in shaping the future.
We believe in the power of community and are committed to helping you connect with the right people to drive your Web3 startup forward. As a participant in our Web3 Accelerator Program, you’ll be part of a growing network of founders who are building the future of finance, governance, and more on the blockchain.
Get up to €150K convertible investment (115K cash + 35K program) with a €300K follow-on possibility.
Learn from the best
You'll have the chance to learn top sales and product development tricks from leading experts in the Web3 industry.
Meet the people
Access a community +350 mentors, +200 investors and collaborate with 600+ fellow visionary founders growing in the same Web3 industry as you..
About the program
Applications now open for Web3 program. The deadline to apply is October 12, 2023. Our team will carefully review all applications and once we identify potential candidates that fit our requirements we will reach out to schedule an interview!
Note: applications are checked on first come first serve basis.
Week 1-5 / Module 1
Setting KPI’s, Company Building, Get together, and Market Engineering Sprint
Meet your lead coaches, introduce your business idea, set KPI targets and brush up on the essentials. This unit is all about equipping you with the foundations to build your business.
Week 7-10 / Module 2
Communication, Sales, and Product Sprint
Refine your pitch deck prep and storytelling skills, prepare product demos and test your product-market fit validation in our product sprint. Benefit from the support and expertise of our internal stakeholders.
Week 12-15 / Module 3
Sales, Marketing, Growth and Progress Day
Boost your sales and marketing solutions with one on one mentor meetings who tailor their support to the needs of your growing startup.
Week 17-20 / Module 4
Fundraising, Investor Readiness and Graduation Day
Learn the ins and out of fundraising, revamp your strategy and networking approaches. Gain unique exposure to business angels and VCs and prepare your company for investment.
Don’t think that the after the program we stop working together. You can still benefit from the support of the Startup wise guys community channels and get fundraising support for your future investment rounds.
A typical week in the Startup Wise Guys Web3 accelerator program might look like…
Well truth be told there’s no such thing as a typical week in our Web3 accelerator program.
Apart from weekly one-on-ones with your personal mentor, you won’t find any two weeks the same! You’ll be developing your skills and transforming your startup at a supercharged pace. Your experience, over the course of 4 months, will include intensive training and personal development opportunities like never before.
We want to get the best out of you, so you’ll constantly be challenged in what you do and how you do it. Doing things the way you always have won’t cut it this time !
In program activities:
What kind of activities can you expect?
- Workshops and masterclasses delivered by industry experts on specialized topics like product development, fundraising, tech solutions, pitching, marketing strategies….. The list goes on !
- Networking sessions with our mentors and investors.
- Chance to learn from the founders. Successful entrepreneurs will share exactly how they built their company and tell you the good, the bad and the ugly ! It’s not all sunshines and rainbows building startups!
- Intensive pitch practice, in preparation for Demo Day and fundraising.
- Every batch and experience is different. Our mentors tailor the content to your businesses’ individual needs so you can develop specifically with your vertical in mind.
And when you think it’s all over… it has only just started. Once you have completed the program we don’t stop working together…
You will still benefit from the support and program aftercare of the Startup Wise Guys community channels, expert mentors and continue to achieve fundraising support for your future investment rounds.
It would be a great match if you are…
Goal orientated, ambitious and aspiring to build your business for the long term future.
If you’re a Web3 founder with big ambitions and a long-term vision for your business, then the Web3 Accelerator Program is the perfect opportunity for you. This program is designed for early-stage Web3 startups that meet one or more of the following criteria:
- You are an early-stage B2B Web3 startup working in
- Building on blockchain technology
- Developing Web3 decentralized applications (dApps)
- Working in areas like DeFi, NFTs, or digital identity
- Focused on integrating emerging technologies like AI and machine learning into Web3 solutions
- Building on emerging infrastructure like IPFS, Ethereum, or Polkadot
- You have a working MVP
- Your startup has at least 2 co-founders or team members
- You are building initial customer traction, MRR or revenues.
Meet the great minds behind it all. We have a network of over 200+ experienced mentors, industry experts and first rate founders who you will have the chance to learn and grow from.
Managing Director @ Algorithm G
João Nunes Rosado
Head of Incubation
Co-Founder and Head of Web3 Legal at Legal Nodes
CFO 2iQ & Managing Partner 3CommaCapital
Co-Founder 2iQ & General Partner 3CommaCapital
General Parter at 3Comma Capital SCR, SA